Hector Derreza, MD


Hector Derreza, MD brings years of experience in hospital medicine, including three previous years directing the Newport Hospital program, and has practiced most recently at both South County and Southcoast hospitals, where he was the regional director of hospital medicine.

Dr. Derreza is a member of the Society of Hospital Medicine, the American Health Information Medicine Association and the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists. He is fluent in Spanish. 



Lifespan Physician Group, Hospitalist Medicine
11 Friendship Street
Newport, RI 02840
United States


  • Medical School:  Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi, Mexico
  • Residency:  The Miriam Hospital